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Category Archives: security

Adobe products still full of security holes

Image via Wikipedia Adobe security holes are just like No. 73 buses, you don’t have to wait long before another one comes along. Now it seems that Adobe Shockwave Player … Continue reading

October 26, 2010 · Leave a comment

Phishing schemes targeting MobileMe users

Phishing schemes targeting MobileMe users by Mel Martin (RSS feed) on Jan 13th, 2010(original article posted on TUAW) Be very careful if you get an email from Apple telling you … Continue reading

January 17, 2010 · Leave a comment

MacUser report SX/Jahlav-D infectin hiding in hacked Quicktime update

MacUser is reporting that a fake Quicktime installer has been identified. The installer package contains the . Previous versions of the trojan have been distributed in hacked copies of iWork … Continue reading

August 15, 2009 · Leave a comment

Java vulnerability in Mac OS X finally patched

It was a long time coming but we finally have a patch for the Java vulnerability in OS X. Apple has made the ptch available vi Software Update. Java for … Continue reading

June 16, 2009 · Leave a comment